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Sangay volcano
Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Sangay volcano eruptions:
1934-ongoing (as of 2020), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Saturday Sep 19, 2020 13:30 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 13:28 UTC, 19/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200919/1325Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/905

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 19/1300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07820
- S0211 W07844 - S0200 W07848 - S0159 W07819 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1900Z SFC/FL210 S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0210 W07843 - S0200 W07847 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/0100Z SFC/FL210 S0158
W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0212 W07844 - S0200
W07848 - S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/0700Z SFC/FL210 S0158
W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0211 W07844 - S0200
W07847 - S0158 W07820

RMK: VA DETECTED ON STLT MOVG WSW OF SUMMIT.
PERSISTENT HOTSPOT SEEN ON SWIR. NWP MDL WINDS
NO CHG FCST THRU T+18 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200919/1930Z

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